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Should I remove SlimCleaner Plus?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
19% remove it81% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #12,748
United States Rank #8,141
Reach 0.0318%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 1.63 days
48.05 days >
Average installed length: 25.25 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.21476 0.57%
1.0.20228 20.00%
1.0.19430 18.86%
1.0.19126 4.57%
1.0.18717 5.14%
1.0.17926 1.14%
1.0.17925 1.14%
1.0.17924 0.57%
1.0.17538 29.14%
1.0.17037 10.86%
1.0.16728 2.29%
1.0.16694 1.14%
1.0.16652 2.29%
1.0.16560 2.29%

SlimCleaner Plus

Overview

SlimCleaner Plus is a software program developed by SlimWare Utilities. The most common release is 1.0.17538, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry enrty for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named Icon.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 44.02 MB (46,157,824 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 76% of users of SlimCleaner Plus come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\slimcleaner plus\locales
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{947F3EBA-BBBF-4BC0-BC8D-34BE73CD5F07}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 44.02 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SlimCleaner Plus

Program executable:Icon.exe
Path:C:\Windows\Installer\{E522014C-0F88-4058-B581-DE0D861C0BFE}\Icon.exe
MD5:29ff975d9480ab5faf83ffe7201dc640
Additional files:
  • mdp.exe - SlimCleaner+ (MiniDump Poster)
  • mydefragdll.dll
  • slimservice.exe - SlimService
  • slimservicefactory.exe - SlimServiceFactory
  • slimcleanerplus.exe - SlimCleaner Plus

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • slimcleanerplus.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SlimCleaner Plus (Scheduled Scan - Andrew)' (runs daily at 12:39).
Service
  • slimservicefactory.exe runs as a service named 'SlimWare Utility Service Launcher' (SlimService) "Services SlimWare Utilities applications and products.".
Startup File (User Run)
  • slimcleanerplus.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SlimCleaner Plus' and executes as "C:\Program Files\SlimCleaner Plus\SlimCleanerPlus.exe" /minimize.

How do I remove SlimCleaner Plus?

Quickly and completely remove SlimCleaner Plus from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall SlimCleaner Plus from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program SlimCleaner Plus, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove SlimCleaner Plus.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista 1%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 19%
Keep it 81%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.57%
Windows 8 23.43%
Windows Vista 9.71%
Windows XP 6.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.84%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.87%
Windows 8.1 10.40%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.25%
Windows 7 Professional 8.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.20%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.57% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.57%
  United Kingdom 4.98%
  Australia 3.62%
  Canada 3.17%
  Italy 1.36%
  MA 1.36%
  New Zealand 1.36%
  Romania 0.90%
  BD 0.45%
  Belgium 0.45%
  Brazil 0.45%
  Germany 0.45%
  DZ 0.45%
  Egypt 0.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.91%
Dell 27.13%
Acer 17.83%
Toshiba 7.75%
ASUS 6.98%
GIGABYTE 4.65%
Samsung 3.88%
Lenovo 1.55%
Gateway 1.55%
Alienware 0.78%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.46%
ASUSTeK X200CA 1.79%
Dell Inspiron 3847 1.79%
Dell Inspiron 620 1.79%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 1.79%
Dell Inspiron N5050 1.79%

About SlimWare Utilities

SlimWare Utilities produces cleaning and optimization programs whose products center on using crowd-sourced feedback to generate reviews and evaluations of other programs.
Publisher URL: www.slimwareutilities.com

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